Birth: Aug. 2, 1838, New York.
Death: Nov. 15, 1918, Fredericksburg, Chickasaw County, Iowa.
Wife: Antoinette D. Mearl Smith (1847 - 1921)
Married May 29, 1866, Chickasaw.
Children: Myrtiel B. Clark Smith, Fay M., Ray L., Marie A., Nina H., Florence B. Smith.
Burial: Rose Hill Cemetery, Fredericksburg, Chickasaw County, Iowa,
Levi M Smith was a veteran of the Civil War, being in the Iowa Fourth Cavalry, Co. B.H.
He enlisted in Chickasaw County on 10 Nov 1861 at the age of 21 years. Mustered in Co B 4th Iowa Cavalry on 23 Nov 1861. Transferred to Co H 4th Iowa Cavalry on 1 Jan 1862. Re-enlisted and re-mustered 21 Mar 1864. For the greater part of his service, Levi was detached from his company as an ambulance driver. He mustered out with his company on 8 Aug 1865 at Atlanta, Georgia.